The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 39 32 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.13% 1.69% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.76% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
DBA
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
264 227 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 99.25% 96.19% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 225 205 287
Average salary £40,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.73% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

DBA
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the High Wycombe region.

DBA Salary Trend in High Wycombe

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Replication
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) OLTP
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (16.67%) MCITP
6 1 (16.67%) CMDB
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft